Lawrence A. Buwolda, 61

Lawrence A. Buwolda, 61, of Holland passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family.

Larry was born in Chicago and moved to Saugatuck, where he graduated from Saugatuck High School in 1974. He attended Ferris State University and Michigan State University, where he earned his associate degree. He went on to earn his bachelor’s degree from Davenport University.

Larry worked for Haworth for many years forming lifelong friendships. He will be fondly remembered by friends and family for his love of classic rock, classic cars and passion for golf, but most of all as a loving grandfather, father, brother and friend.   

Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Lorraine Buwolda. He is survived by his two children, Kimberly (Jacob) Madsen and Michael (Kara) Buwolda; two grandchildren, Oliver and Fletcher; siblings, Janet (Scott) Rosstedt, Peter “Bud” Buwolda, Donald (Brenda) Buwolda, and Kenneth Buwolda; and many extended family and friends.

A time of visitation to celebrate Larry’s life will be Friday, Oct. 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James St., Holland. 

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